About Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram
Government Medical College Thiruvananthapuram was established in 1951 by former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru. GMC Thiruvananthapuram was earlier known as Thiruvananthapuram Medical College. All the programmes of the institute are approved by the Medical Council of India (MCI). The college is affiliated to Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur, Kerala. The college campus also have other institutions including the Colleges of Nursing and Pharmaceutical sciences, the Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Dental College, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, the Priyadarshini Institute of Paramedical Sciences and the Sree Avittom Thirunal Hospital for Women and Children (SAT Hospital). The college offers admission to undergraduate, postgraduate, doctoral and diploma programmes based on The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) scores conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA).
Government Medical College Thiruvananthapuram is located in Chalakkuzhi, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. The nearest airport from the institute is the Thiruvananthapuram International Airport which is located 5.9 km away and students can reach the campus in approximately 15 mins. Thiruvananthapuram Railway Station is located 6.3 km away from the institute. Students can hire an auto and reach the campus in about 20 mins. The nearest bus stop is the Chalakkuzhi Bus Stop which is located 240 meters away from the institute and students can reach the campus in about 2 mins.
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Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram Admission Procedure:-
Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram offers admissions to MBBS programmes based on NEET UG scores, to D.M and M.Ch programmes based on NEET SS scores and to M.D and M.S programmes based on NEET PG scores. Students also need to register and qualify the All India level counselling conducted to offer admissions to various medical colleges of India based on NEET scores. Detailed description on the admission procedure is mentioned below.
For MBBS programme-
Candidates seeking admission to the MBBS programme need to appear and qualify NEET (UG).
Based on the qualifying marks achieved by candidates in NEET (UG), they will have to register themselves for NEET (UG) counselling.
Candidates will register themselves for counselling of NEET (UG) on the official website of NEET along with all required documents and payment of fees.
Candidates need to select Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram as their first preference while doing the choice locking in the NEET UG counselling.
Candidates will get admission to the MBBS programme based on NEET (UG) counselling, choice filling, choice locking, document verification, merit and fee payment.
For D.M/M.Ch programmes-
Candidates seeking admission to D.M/M.Ch programmes need to appear and qualify NEET SS.
Based on the qualifying marks achieved by candidates in NEET SS, they will have to register themselves for NEET SS counselling.
Candidates need to select Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram as their first preference in the NEET SS counselling.
Candidates need to submit all the necessary documents along with required fees while doing the registration for NEET SS counselling.
Candidates will get admission to D.M/M.Ch programmes based on NEET SS counselling, choice locking, document verification, merit and payment of fees.
For M.D/M.S programmes-
Candidates seeking admission to M.D/M.S programmes need to appear and qualify NEET (PG).
Based on the qualifying marks achieved by candidates in NEET (PG), they will have to register themselves for NEET (PG) counselling.
Candidates need to select Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram as their first preference in the NEET (PG) counselling.
Candidates need to submit all the necessary documents along with required fees while doing the registration for NEET (PG) counselling.
Candidates will get admission to M.D/M.S programmes based on NEET (PG) counselling, choice locking, document verification, merit and payment of fees.
GMC Trivandrum provides certain facilities to the students of the college including anatomy lecture hall, anatomy museum, central biochemistry lab, clinical anesthesia, critical care unit, demonstration room, pain & palliative room, department lab, dissection hall, embalming room, histology lab, research room, OPD facility, fertility centre, casualty & IP care, labour room, post LSCS and post operation ward, GTD clinic, endocrine clinic, menopause clinic, adolescent clinic. Detailed description of all the facilities provided by Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram are mentioned in detail below-
Anatomy Lecture Hall- The Lecture Hall of Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram is well equipped with all modern facilities including LCD projectors and air conditioners. The lecture hall is provided with an accommodation of 200 students.
Anatomy Museum- The Anatomy Museum of Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram is provided with more than 300 specimens and skeletons.
Central Biochemistry Lab- The Central Biochemistry Lab has been formed with the objective of conducting certain clinical investigations including Lipid profile, Hormones, Tumor Markers, Cardiac Markers, Glycated Hemoglobin, Electrophoresis, ABG Analysis etc.
Clinical Anesthesia- The Clinical Anesthesia department of GMC Thiruvananthapuram remains open for all emergency services 24X7.
Critical Care Unit (CCU)
Pain & Palliative Clinic
Department Lab- The Department Lab of Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram has been formed to conduct various tests including FBS/PPBS, Blood Urea, S.Creatinine, S.Uric Acid, S.Total protein, S.Albumin, SGOT, SGPT, Alkaline phosphatase, S Cholesterol, S Triglyceride, S Calcium, S phosphorus, S Potassium, S Sodium, Serum protein electrophoresis, Haemoglobin electrophoresis, Lipid profile, ABG analysis, T3, T4, TSH, fT3, fT4, Anti TPO, FSH, LH, Prolactin, PSA, CA 125, CA 19.9, CEA, AFP, Ferritin, TroponinI, CK MB, Hb AIC, URINE pH, 24 hr urine protein, Urine metabolic screening(chemical method), Urine VMA - screening, CSF analysis etc.
Dissection Hall- The Dissection Hall has a capacity to accommodate 200 MBBS , 50 BDS and 12 PG students.
Embalming Room- An Embalming Room is provided with equipment like cadaver injector, storage tank, bone and meat cutting machine etc.
Histology Lab- The Histology Lab of Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram is well equipped with CCTV, microscopes, micro photographer, presenter and microtome. Another preparation room is also provided where slides are prepared for experiments like staining.
Research Room- A Research Room is also provided for conducting all research works.
OPD Facility- OPD facilities are also available inside Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram providing treatment to 300 patients including Antenatal, Gynaec, Post natal and Infertility patients.
Fertility Centre- The Fertility Centre of GMC Thiruvananthapuram provides IVF facilities with 25% pregnancy rate having andrology lab, embryology lab and laparoscopy theatre.
Casualty & IP care
Post LSCS and Post operation ward
Questions related to Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram
Im from Tamil nadu i want to apply for forsenic science in ur college may i know what are all the procedure i gotta do?
what does "Total Fees" for any medical college Include (ex, Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram)
the total fees for any medical college is never be same, because in government medical college thiruvananthapuram For MBBS it costs 1.35lakhs only but when you compare with other Universities it differs and for other courses in Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram kindly go through the below link
https://www.careers360.com/colleges/government-medical-college-thiruvananthapuram Hope this information helps you
is BSc biochemistry students are eligible to apply for MD forensic science in government medical college trivandrum
If the candidate studied chemistry, bio chemistry, biology, biotechnology, botany, pharmacy, medicine, BDS etc, then the candidate is definitely eligible to apply for MD forensic sciences in any of the Institutes across India. Since you are the student of Biochemistry you are elegible to apply for the course.
what is the fees structure of 5.5 years for mbbs?
let me clear your doubt.
Mbbs is 4.5 year course so fee is for 4.5 years only. And the next one year for intership and internship is paid and unpaid it depends upon your college whether it is paid or unpaid.
Also the fee structure vary from college to college. But mostly it vary from INR 1 to 10 lakh depending upon college.
I hope my answer will help you out .
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